Galway/Mayo rivalry extends beyond football into GMIT!

Bradley Bytes - A Political Column with Dara Bradley  The Gaelic football rivalry between neighbours Galway and Mayo is unmatched across the country. Rivalries between Kerry and Cork in Munster, and Dublin and Meath in Leinster,...

Connacht’s mañana culture has been good for me!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley For decades I’d hitch everywhere. I hitched to the pub and school and friends’ houses. When those friends became scattered around the country in various universities,  I thought nothing of...
Galway's Peter Cooke prepares to take on Roscommon's Shane Killoran during Sunday's Connacht senior football final at Pearse Stadium. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Cunningham leads heroic Rossies to glory on terrible day for Galway

Inside Track with John McIntyre IT was difficult not to wonder what Anthony Cunningham had let himself in for after the Connacht Club football semi-final at Hyde Park last November. Roscommon champions Clan na nGael...
An electric vehicle home charging station.

Government’s climate plan will have big impact on rural Ireland

World of Politics with Harry McGee Richard Bruton loves action plans. When he became Minister for Enterprise and Jobs in 2011, he had an action plan for jobs. He caught a wave on that one....

Love Island is a land located on a completely different planet

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There was a time you had your finger on the pulse – these days delight is just finding one . . . a pulse, that is, because the older...

Time to break my spell of solitude

Double Vision with Charlie Adley The last four months of my life have been quite remarkable, in a very quiet way. At the end of January, when I moved into a house two miles outside...


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